September 23, 2014

3 Awesome Ideas for a Fun-Packed Family Day Together

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    Family living in the 21st century can present us with many challenges. There are endless distractions today, in the form of video games, cell phones and laptop computers. Just trying to get the family to all sit down together for an evening meal can be difficult enough. But when it comes to spending […]

Fun For All The Family At The Lord’s Anniversary Day Celebrations This Weekend

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    To mark the bicentenary of Lord’s Cricket Ground, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) will be hosting a fun-fuelled family day to celebrate the venue’s 200th anniversary on Sunday 22nd June. The event sees the MCC take on Hertfordshire in a repeat of the first ever cricket match to take place at the ground in […]

Family-Friendly Cricket Fun at the Natwest T20 Blast

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    If you were looking for a Friday night out that offered you lively music, good company and professional live entertainment that was suitable for the whole family, the last place that would probably be recommended to you would be a cricket match. However with the return of the Natwest T20 Blast series, County […]

5 Accessible and Exciting Trips for Families with Disabilities

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      If a member of your family is disabled, there’s no reason why you all shouldn’t go out on fun family excursions.  A disability shouldn’t prevent you from exploring and adventuring as a whole group, so here are some of the best family outings to tick off your to-do list this year – […]

4 Child Friendly Days Out In The Cotswolds

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      The Cotswolds is a wonderful place to visit if you want to enjoy a relaxing break surrounded by beautiful countryside. It’s recognised as one of the most idyllic areas in England and if you love exploring rural villages and going on long walks through lush fields and forests it simply can’t be […]

Winter Weekend Ideas To Enjoy With The Kids

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    Once the clocks go back in mid autumn and the nights start to draw in, it can seem like winter is really on its way. Although you still get those perfectly clear autumnal Saturday mornings when it is great to head out for a country walk or take a trip to the park, […]

A Family Day Out In Windsor

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    Situated on the banks of the Thames about 25 miles west of the West End of London, Windsor is one of the most popular destinations for visitors in the UK. While it is home to the headquarters of companies such as Global Personals, the dating and friendship business, it is better known for […]

5 Days Out With The Kids This Autumn

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    The days are getting chillier, so we hope you’re investing in woolly jumpers, wellies, and rain coats! Are you stuck for autumn days out ideas? Most of our favourite UK destinations are only a train (or car) ride away. So grab your fleece, the kids, and a super large thermos of mulled apple […]

An Outer London Family Road Trip

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    With so much going on inside the capital, it is understandable that London’s outskirts are often ignored and deemed irrelevant when it comes to planning family weekend trips. However, the towns and regions on the periphery of London boast some of the best attractions in Britain and cannot be ignored by travelers from […]

Our trip to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (And beyond)

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    Written by Caitlin, a huge Harry Potter fan:   I’ve been a fan of Harry Potter for years. I took out the first book from the library expecting it to be nothing special and just wanting to see what all the fuss was about. I was in no hurry to read it, and […]

Family-friendly British boltholes

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    When the weather is clear and mild, the British Isles is almost unsurpassable in its diversity, compelling culture and beauty. For many, piling the family in the car with hordes of gear is preferable to joining the crowds at the airport and then having to contend with the plane journey with children in […]

Top five free things to do in London

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    You’ve got to hand it to London. English history seems to breathe through the stone monuments and buildings of bygone ages while ll around a melting pot of cultures and languages thrive and interact. From classical music to grunge there is a musical night on offer for all tastes and enough cultural events […]

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